Garwood's Standard Perfumes
USA
Philadelphia; claimed established in 1852; most likely c1873; a subsidiary of Schandein & Lind in c1900; launched fragrances in the first quarter of 20th century
Gas , André
French jeweller, launched Gas for Men in 2005 and Ensolleile Moi in 2006
Gaston de Paris
USA
665 Fifth Avenue, New York; launched eponymous fragrance in 1925, Tout es Saisons in 1941 and No Regret’s in 1944
Gate, Davies
USA
Launched fragrances
Gath & Chaves
Paris; launched Cyclamen Messalina and Gesa
Gatineau, Jeanne
French beautician; launched Éblouissante ce soir Séro-Fluide and Les Intemporelles Lotion
Gattinoni
Italy
Launched a fragrance
Gaultier Perfumerie, Jean-Paul
Jean-Paul Gaultier, born in Paris 24th April 1952. First joined Pierre Cardin as a design assistant in 1970, launched own range of ready-to-wear clothing in his own name in 1976; a fashion and perfumery house that is now partly owned by the Shiseido Group, with a 35% stake held by Hermes.
First perfume 'Jean Paul Gaultier' was launched in 1993.
In 2011 Puig Beauty & Fashion Group acquired a controlling 60 percent share of the company.
Gaumer, John D
USA
Chicago; launched Te Amo (1944), Temu and Tuba in 1945
Gaverine
Launched 5
Gavitt Chemical Co; W.W.
USA
Topeka, Kansas; launched Elk in 1930
Gavril, Jacques
France; launched Rue 103 in 1950
Gay, Charlotte
USA
New York; launched Oriental and Parisienne in 1930
Gay, George
Colombes, France; launched Gladys Pickford in 1930, Wild Violets and Zenobia Wild Violets
Gay, Paul
UK
Related to Zenobia; items say 'successor to Zenobia'
Gaylord
UK
Mayfair, London; launched Cornish Bouquet in c1950
Gazzaz
Saudi Arabia; copy cat perfumes in oil form
Gazzaz Perfumes
Italy
Milan; launched signature fragrance Eventide c1998 and Les Jardins de Gazzaz in c1990
GDM
France launched Natural Flowers
Gear , Hardon
USA
Launched Hardon Cologne in 2009
Gegory
Germany
Established whilst Germany was still divided, in Western sector; launched a range of fragrances
Geille, Frédéric
Seine, Paris; launched Bel Gazou and Pamplet in 1946 and Cœur Caucasien in 1950
Geir Ness
Norway
Launched Laila in 1995 and Geir in 2000
Gellé, Christine   Launched 'Calypso Ambré'
Gellé, Frères
Established by Augustin and Jean-Baptiste Gelle Parfums at 6 avenue de l’Opera, Paris in 1826, after acquiring first the shop from Fargeon Jeune; then in c1910 perfume formulae; cosmetics and toiletries; won many prizes, gold medal in 1925.
Company closed in 1942
Gemey (Paris)
A French company originally owned by Hudnut; launched fragrances; sold to Diparac in 1967; now part of L’Oréal (2000)
Gemmel Kennedy & Co Ltd
India
Rangoon; launched a fragrance in 1925
Gendarme
Fragrance line established by Topper Schroeder in 1991
General Cosmetics Corp
USA
New York; launched fragrances in late 1920's and early 1930's
General Drug Company
USA
New York; launched La Plumaris in 1930
Générale, Parfumerie   Established by Pierre Guillaume, perfumer; began his career as a chemist working on the design of specialty products for cosmetics; launchedfragrances; currently 7 fragrances (December 2005).
General Products Laboratories
USA
Washington, D.C; launched Roseblanc in 1930
General Purchasing Co
Paris; launched Gossip in 1938
Genesee Cosmetics Co
USA
New York; also refered to a Genesee Trading Inc, launched fragrances between 1933 to 1947
Ginestet   A wine merchant established in Bordeaux in 1897. Launched three wine-inspired fragrances: Le Boisé, Sauvignonne and Botrytis in c2003
Genevois, Felice & Figle
Italy
Naples, slogan 'at the golden bee'; launched Il Balsamico Genevois and Magnolia di Sorrento in 1910
Genin, Géraldine
Launched Fleur de Doré
Genki Wear
USA
Clothing company; in 2009 launched a trio of 'Star Trek' colognes and fragrances based on the 1960's TV series
Genlis
Launched Vérité
Genny
Italy
Woman's fashion label, launched Genny in 1987, Genny Shine in 1992 and Eterea in 2014
Genske, Hugh
USA
Philadelphia, Pa; launched Aorist and Envoy in 1946
Gentile, Maria Candida
Italy
Launched 'Sideris' in 2009
Gentina, Parfumerie
France, launched Féerie and Violettes in c1920
Genung Compagnie
USA
Established by Samuel Greiner in 1920 in New York; launched eponymous fragrance in 1930
George, Amy   Launched Botanical Garden, Byrd Theatre and Belle Isle in c2005
George Gina & Lucy
USA
Youth-oriented handbags and accessories brand launched Magic Vega$ in 2014
George of Russia, Prince
USA
Established by Maryin de Botelito in New York in c1930; associated with Prince Alexandra de Markoff
Georges Inc
USA
New York; launched Polonaise in 1946
Georges, Les Parfums
UK
34-40 Buckingham Place Road, London; launched Lilas Bleu, Rose d’Avril and Rose Rouge in c1920
Germandrée, Parfumerie   The perfumery of Ch Boucher Fils; the postcard (left) was kindly supplied by Michel Boucher, grandson fo the founder of Ch Boushe Fils; taken in 1913. Launched La Poudre, Lilas Blanc and Secret de Beauté in c1900.
Refer to B chapter 7 page 8 for details
Germauld   Launched Pomme d’Eve and Virgile in c1950
Geparlys
USA
Launched Darkness and Griff's in 2003
Gerani
Italy
Launched fragrance in association with Eurocosmesi
Gérard , Ann   Parisianne jeweller launched Cuir de Nacre, Ciel d’Opale and Perle de Mousse in 2012
Gerard Brothers
UK
Nottingham; launched Lily of the Valley and Nottingham Lily in c1936 and Sobano in 1938
Gerard, Parfums François
58 rue de Miromesnel, Paris; launched fragrances in 1951
Gérard, E O   Launched Lily of the Valley and Royale Perfume in c1890
Gerarde, Anne
Paris; launched Mistral in 1927
Gérine, Les Parfums de Ratelle
Paris; launched an unidentified fragrance in 1923
Gerly
see de Sergy
Gerly of Hollywood
USA
Hollywood, California; launched a range of fragrances in the mid 1920s and early 1930's; also reported as Ferly
Germain, Michel
Canada
Niche house established by Michel Germain, a former electrical engineer; launched his first fragrance, Sexual for women, in 1994.
Germauld
Paris; launched fragrances in c1950's
Gerani
Italy
Launched fragrance in association with Eurocosmesi
Geronne
USA
Launched fragrances in early 1900
Gerrad, E.O.
USA
Chicago; launched fragrances in c1890's
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